John Stadler Papers
Scope and Contents
The collection contains illustrative material for the children's book of poetry Words with Wrinkled Knees, written by Barbara Esbensen, and includes cover studies in various media, a pencil sketch, pencil studies with text paste-ups, correspondence, and a jacket platemaking order form.
- circa 1986
- Stadler, John (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
John Stadler is an author and illustrator of numerous children's books. His books often contain funny themes. Stadler currently resides in Etna, NH.
Biographical Source: http://www.harpercollins.com/authors/12764/John_Stadler/index.aspx [accessed 21 April 2008]
Language of Materials
The collection contains illustrative material for book of poetry illustrated by Stadler.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of John Stadler.
- Animals -- Juvenile poetry Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature -- Illustrations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's poetry, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Drawings (visual works) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Illustration of books -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Illustrators -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Picture books Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Sketches Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- John Stadler Papers, circa 1986
- Jim Eyer
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- July 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
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